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A 48-year-old female asked:

Is the diprospan hypak a very strong medicine? the dr sent it to my 22year old son because of some bronquial matter caused by allergy..

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Dr. Thomas Shen
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Yes and no: Diprospan is Betamethasone diproprionate a corticosteroid. All corticosteroids can have significant side effects if given improperly or in the wrong dose. In the pack it is generally safe for non-diabetics when taken according to the instructions.

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